Winter Wren

Drew Weber2 Comments

There was no work for me yesterday, so I took the opportunity to head down to Octorara Lake to check for the previously reported Eurasian Wigeon. No luck at finding this rarity, but there were a lot of Northern Pintail, American Wigeon and a few Tundra Swans. A Winter Wren was hopping around the nearby stream so I decided I … Read More

Birding Octorara Lake

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Octorara Lake in southern Lancaster County is an excellent spot for birding any time of the year, but the really great birding is the spring and fall migration of shorebirds and passerines, late summer for dispersing egrets and herons as well as the winter for ducks and loons. [umap id=”5076″ size=”m” alignment=”center”] Occasionally, Chester County Water Authority does some work … Read More